Rohit Sharma is an Indian international cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-breaker.
Rohit Sharma is from the hometown of Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. In the present, for limited over cricket, Rohit is the vice-captain.
Rohit Sharma is an experienced cricket player and massive run scorer.
As Rohit Sharma is from a low-income family, his father can’t afford much money for joining Rohit in any Cricket Club. Rohit uncle helped by securing him in the cricket camp where the coach advised to enter a school that has full facilities for cricket.
Later, Rohit entered Swami Vivekanand International School where his cricket career started. In the school cricket games, Rohit performed well and earned a perfect position in the batting. Also, he scored the first century in the inter-school tournament as an opening debut batsman.
After the school games, Rohit Sharma got a place in the first-class cricket in West Zone. In Zone matches, Rohit performed well, and one of the notable game is 142 from 123 deliveries against North Zone.
For Rohit performance, he got selected in the India A team and played in the Ranji Trophy.
Rohit Sharma played the First debut ODI match on June 2007 against Ireland. In the first matches, Rohit Sharma had a poor play.
Mostly Rohit Sharma played many ODI games, and in 2013 only, he got chance to play the first debut test game against West Indies team.
In ODI, Rohit scored the first half-century against Pakistan in 2007. Then, He made the biggest impression by the partnership with the Sachin to chase the score against the Australian team. In this particular series, Rohit has scored 235 runs and had an average of 33.57.
In Total, Rohit Sharma has played 27 test games and 200 ODI. Also, he had a high score of 177 in test and 264 runs in ODI. Not in these games, but also in the T20 matches, he showed a very incredible batting skill.
Rohit Sharma scored his first ODI maiden century on 2010 against Zimbabwe team. He has a high score of 264 runs in the One Day Internationals. Also, Rohit has scored double thrice against Sri Lanka and Australia in Indian ground.
From the overall International games, Rohit Sharma has secured 11,717 runs. Till now, He is in good form and helping the team in winning the events.
In IPl games, Rohit Sharma played for the Deccan Chargers team. At the end of the 2008 season, Rohit was one among the top run scorers.
In next season, the scoring of 26 runs in final over against Kolkata Knight Riders is very notable.
Later, Rohit became the captain for Mumbai Indians team which he helped in winning the title against the CSK. Also, In 2015 and 2017, Rohit supported in winning the title once again.
- The topmost run scorer in ODI in 2014 with total runs of 264.
- The topmost run scorer in ODI in 2013 with total runs of 209.
- Only cricket player to score seven times 150 plus runs in ODI games.
- Second Indian cricketer to score a double century in ODI.
- Only T20 captain to score a century.